Programme contentUnlock your leadership potential on this highly experiential programme, which will give you a deep awareness of your own leadership style and define what successful business leadership looks like to you.
The interpersonal and emotional dynamics of leadership take this course beyond the classroom, exposing you to a range of team experiences where you hone every aspect of your leadership ability.
What you learn
Three key themes run through the programme, each developing a vital set of skills needed for successful team leadership.
Self-awareness is a key attribute of effective leaders. Before joining the programme, you undergo a NEO PI-R personality assessment, giving you unique insight into your leadership style and the effect your approach may have on others.
Understanding the process, design and dynamics of teams is a critical element of team leadership. Learn about the behaviours that build a collaborative and supportive team environment and develop your social awareness to successfully manage conflict.
Delivering results is the goal of every successful leader. On this part of the programme, you use your new social awareness skills and self-knowledge to build a skillset for delivering results through others. Achieve this through project planning, negotiation, coaching, influencing and action planning.
How you learn
Practical insights and toolkits
This intensely practical programme is led by world-class faculty and crammed with practical insights and toolkits. Our faculty share their expertise, research and experience to make your transition into leadership as smooth and successful as possible – giving you skills to tackle challenges confidently and successfully.
The Pit Stop Challenge delivered by FMCG International at Silverstone, the home of British Motor Racing, provides a hands-on learning experience. Apply your learning in a fast-paced, thrilling and collaborative environment and learn what it takes to make teams work under intense pressure.
Immerse yourself in a highly practical team simulation and use your newly developed social awareness skills and self-knowledge to reach the end goal. This exercise combines the week’s learning and provides you with an opportunity to apply your new skills and see the results immediately.
Your learning experience
- Defining leadership
- Understanding derailment
- Individual coaching and NEO results
- Defining teams
- Team design
- Pit Stop Challenge: collaborative teamwork
- Decision making
- Telling your story
- Negotiation and conflict
- Small group coaching
- Developing others
- Team simulation
- Action planning
- Peer support groups